running, fashion, health, traveling
How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something but to be someone. -- Coco Chanel
The Mount Sinai Hospital
November 2013 — Present
Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC
January 2009 — Present
•Determine stability and appropriateness of potential volunteers through detailed assessment.
•Provide professional recommendation to accept or reject potential volunteer; screen out individuals that are not appropriate for volunteering in program..
NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
Inpatient Social Worker/ Case Management
September 2007 — November 2013
•Provide discipline specific recommendations for patient care; active participator in clinical team meetings.
•Manage caseload of patients treated for traumatic and acquired brain injuries; ensure patient centered approach.
•Provide advisement at administrative planning meetings; provide recommendations based on comprehensive understanding of changing health care industry.
•Create and implement various initiatives related to development of unit procedures and patient care.
•Provide ongoing clinical reviews to insurance providers; maintain comprehensive understanding of insurance industry.
•Develop and implement strategic plan to ensure patient safety; demonstrated track record of success implementing comprehensive discharge plans for challenging cases.
•Provide counseling and education to patients and families regarding concerns related to physical and emotional health, insurance coverage, and care coordination.
•Serve as mediator between family and interdisciplinary team; facilitate patient/family meetings with staff.
New York University
Consultant for Local Government Unit, Libon, Albay, Philippines
September 2012 — May 2013
•Develop a comprehensive plan for integration of electronic medical records into current public health awareness initiatives.
•Provide recommendations for best practice in public health education and service provision.
•Provide recommendations for policy implementation and NGO collaborations.
September 2008 — May 2013
•Manage, supervise, and provide instruction to a graduate level student.
•Develop teaching plan to adapt to each students’ learning style; ensure student case load is managed appropriately.
•Evaluate student performance during year long internship; make recommendations to enhance student performance in the work place.
August 2004 — July 2010
• Maintain sales quota and manage client book.
• Style various clients in latest read-to-wear designs.
• Stay ahead of latest product trends and designs.
The Pennsylvania State University
BA Psychology, BA Sociology, English Minor
Columbia University School of Social WorkThe
Masters in Social Work, Social Work
NYU Wagner School of Public Service
Masters in Public Administration, MPA International Health Policy and Management